Police searching for suspect in robbery of Detroit business

Posted at 10:07 AM, Oct 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-27 11:45:02-04

Detroit police are asking for the public's help to locate a suspect wanted in connection to a robbery on the city's east side.

The incident happened on October 16 around 4:35 a.m.

Police say the suspect appeared to enter the front door of the business in the 2900 block of Russell using a key code and forced open a safe once inside.

The suspect then took items from the safe including an undisclosed amount of money, according to authorities. 

If anyone has information regarding this robbery, please call police at 313-596-5740 or CRIME STOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.